Center on Wealth & Poverty

The mission of Discovery Institute’s Center on Wealth & Poverty is to connect the practical truths of economics with the perennial truths of ethics. We are building a sustained and accessible defense of free enterprise, entrepreneurship, and stewardship in the moral categories consonant with most Americans. Read more.


Burn It Down

Activists in Seattle want to abolish police, prisons, and courts.
American cities are entering a period of chaos. Protests and riots have dominated headlines, but beneath the surface, activists are launching an unprecedented campaign to overthrow the traditional justice system.

A New American Poverty

Extortion Day

History, Like Black Lives, Matters

State-enforced Racial Segregation — By Progressives

Liberalism and Its Discontents

Revisiting the Simon-Ehrlich Wager 40 Years On

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